Join our team! At the Library, you can make a difference by helping meet the cultural, educational, informational, and recreational needs of our community members. Our part-time positions offer flexible schedules that are ideal for retirees or people with busy families.
New Cumberland Public Library is seeking a part-time Reference Librarian who is committed to providing excellent customer service to all members of our community. This position is primarily responsible for reference work in a public library, including database and information searches, reader's advisory, and technology support. The Reference Librarian reports to the Library Director, providing a wide range of services to Library users, and acts as the person-in-charge of the building in the absence of supervisory staff. The ideal candidate is personable, enjoys working with the public, and has a passion for public library work. A Bachelor's Degree and experience working in a public library setting is desired; candidates with an MLIS or an MLIS-in-progress is a plus. Any comparable combination of education and experience may also be considered.
Position Hours: Wednesdays, 1:00pm-5:15 pm, the 4th Wednesday, 1:00pm-8:15 pm, plus one Saturday per month, 9:30 am-5:15 pm. Availability to substitute is highly desirable. Additional shifts may be available in 2022.
Hourly Rate: $12.00/hr
A complete job description is available here (pdf, 2 pages).
To apply, please fill out a job application and return it (resume and cover letter may also be included) to the attention of Alana Bubnis, Library Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred) or via mail or in person to New Cumberland Public Library, 1 Benjamin Plaza, New Cumberland PA 17070.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.